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Americans assess President Biden's first year in office  2022-01-20
Only 42% of Americans approve of the president's performance. Here's what five voters told us.
George Floyd: Federal civil rights trial of three ex-officers begins  2022-01-21
Who are the three ex-Minneapolis officers accused of depriving the unarmed black man of his civil rights?
5G phones: How serious is the threat to US flights?  2022-01-19
Ten leading US airlines are warning that the expansion of 5G services could be disastrous.
Timed Teaser: Who was Britney’s public row with?  2022-01-17
Test your knowledge of the news these last few days - 10 questions, 10 seconds each. Go!
The puzzle of America's record Covid hospital rate  2022-01-13
Europe has fewer Covid patients in hospital now. Why are the US and Canada bucking the Omicron trend?
Can the 'Silver Fox' outwit Vladimir Putin?  2022-01-12
Wendy Sherman, a former social worker-turned-top US diplomat, is helping lead US-Russia talks.
Voting rights: Is this now Joe Biden's biggest headache?  2022-01-11
For many Democrats it's the number one issue but familiar roadblocks remain on road to reform.
Timed Teaser: What did Pope say about parenting?  2022-01-10
Test your knowledge of the news these last few days - 10 questions, 10 seconds each. Go!
Families seek justice for Iran plane crash victims  2022-01-08
Two years on, the families of downed flight PS752 victims are left without answers.
Sidney Poitier: The actor who broke down Hollywood's racial barriers  2022-01-07
Sidney Poitier, the actor and director who helped break down Hollywood's racial barriers, dies aged 94.
What Ahmaud Arbery's murder exposes about America  2021-11-24
Ahmaud Arbery died in a "modern-day lynching" - locals say the spectre of racism is always present.
The US city run by Muslim Americans  2021-11-16
Once a Polish enclave, Hamtramck, Michigan is now the first US city with an all-Muslim government.
Kevin Strickland exonerated after 42 years in Missouri prison  2021-11-23
Kevin Strickland was arrested at age 18 and convicted of a triple murder he did not commit.
San Jose apologises for past racial discrimination against Chinese community  2021-09-29
San Jose, California, has formally apologised to the Chinese community for historic wrongs.
Inside the controversial US gunshot-detection firm  2021-10-29
BBC News has been given access to ShotSpotter, the controversial US technology company that detects gunshots.
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